Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Shout Outs

Health Blogs Observatory is this week's host of Grand Rounds. You can read it here.

Welcome to the Grand Rounds Diversity Edition, Vol. 5 No. 34 - where we celebrate the differences that make the health/medical blogosphere so beautiful and rich.

If this is your first visit to the Health Blogs Observatory, please feel free to look around and explore. Consider submitting your blog to our directory, to gain better exposure and participate in our future research. We are conducting open research of the health/medical blogosphere and would be delighted if you would consider joining us.

We wish to dedicate this edition of the Grand Rounds to Florence Nightingale who was born on this day, May 12, 189 years ago.

Dr Christian Sinclair, Pallimed, writes “Losing the Ability to Smell and Taste Didn't Miss You, Til Ya Left Me

The Journal of Supportive Oncology (my favorite free journal with excellent practical palliative care articles) published a fantastic review of taste and odor dysfunction in cancer patients. If you read this article you could become a local expert because so few clinicians appreciate the implications or understand the treatment options for these significant quality of life markers. Obviously with this kind of endorsement it qualifies as a teaching file article.

Dr David finally blogs about Mike and I’m glad he did. What a great story! What a wonderful week for Mike (and those around him)! You really need to go over and listen to Mike play and sing.

It’s been a good week for Mike……….

Mike is a really cool kid. He plays guitar. No... I play guitar. Mike performs and makes records…….

Dr Isis, On Becoming a Domestic and Laboratory Goddess, continues "The Letters to Our Daughters Project".

This week Dr Anonymous doesn’t seem to have a guest, but he always finds something interesting to discuss so I hope you will join us. The show begins at 9 pm EST.

You can check out the archives of his Blog Talk Radio show. Here is the upcoming schedule:

5/16: Night Shift with Dr. A
5/21: Blog World Expo
5/23: Night Shift with Dr. A
5/28: Podcamp Ohio
6/4: Dr. A Show

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1 comment:

Christian Sinclair, MD said...

Thanks for the link to the taste and smell article. I enjoy your blog quite a bit, and was actually planning on emailing you about an upcoming post on Pallimed. Thanks for the nudge to make me email you!